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Easter Crafts

Easter Craft

Easter is one of the occasions which lets’ your creative juices flow. One can get colorful and make a variety of crafts for Easter. Te most famous and joyful crafts is the making of Easter bunnies. Just with a few basing materials, colors, paints, glue and some color paper, you Easter bunnies can be done. Get a few Easter eggs and dye them in colors of choice. Give them some features, a hat probably?! And what not, you can always experiment!

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Handmade Christmas Cards

Christmas Card

And…  It is Christmas Time!!! We’re all planning on what to gift our near and dear ones. It is that time of the year when we get expressive (for a change!) and exchange gifts with one another. Whatever gift you may give, what can replace a card with maybe even a few words which mean something. Let us see how we could add more to your Christmas cards by making them yourself!

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Crewel Embroidery

Crewel Embroidery

We had seen previously about embroidery designs and its types. Crewel is a form of embroidery in which wool is used to make the embroidery designs.  This is commonly used to make designs in sweaters and stockings. However, due to the raised effect given by the woolen stitches, crewel embroidery can also be used for decorative purposes. Let’s see how.

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Quilt Making

Quilt

A quilt consists of layers of fabric or any other soft material stitched together to make a type of bedding. Quilts are generally used either for bedding or for decorative purposes. Quilts made for decorative purposes, such as wall hanging are generally more artistic and make have embroidery or other designs made on them.

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Cross Stitch patterns

Cross stitch is a type of embroidery in which stitches are made in ‘+’ or ‘x’ shape. This is one of the oldest forms of embroidery designing and has since its inception gone through various changes and has given birth to various forms of cross stitching.

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Lanyard

Lanyard is a rope which is generally worn around one’s neck to carry an item to avoid losing it. Lanyards were originally used by naval officers and by the armed forces. It is quite common to see a traffic policeman or a security guard wearing a lanyard

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